Tag Archives: candles

  • A.1. Meat Scents: Meat-Scented Candles

    A.1. Meat Scents: Meat-Scented Candles

    The phrase “meat candle” makes me think of some lost William Burroughs novel, but actually it’s something slightly less disturbing: A line of meat-scented candles from A.1. Steak Sauce. They’re called A.1. Meat Scents, and the only bad news is that as of this writing they appear to be all sold out. As per the […]

  • Ranger Station Candles Come in Whiskey Glasses

    Ranger Station Candles Come in Whiskey Glasses

    I’m sure that in the candle community there are dozens of uses for candle containers after the candle itself has been burned down to its remnants. But a new collection of Ranger Station Candles come in containers that have their own very specific use: To hold  your whiskey. To focus on the candle part of […]

  • Space Candle: A Scented Candle That Smells like Outer Space

    Space Candle: A Scented Candle That Smells like Outer Space

    I was unaware of this before today, but evidently almost every astronaut who has been to outer space describes a distinctive smell immediately upon removing their helmet back inside the ship. The borderline heroes at Cool Material have done the requisite research and created a scented candle that purportedly captures that smell: The Space Candle. […]

  • Cascadia Candle Co. Candles Are Shaped Like Real Mountains

    Cascadia Candle Co. Candles Are Shaped Like Real Mountains

    If you’re looking for a way to put candles in your living environment that don’t look like other candles, there are a variety of options out there. But few are as topographically rigorous as the candles made by the Cascadia Candle Co. brand, made as they are from 3D printing techniques and using actual topographical data […]

  • Middle Finger Candle: For Rude Candle Lovers

    Middle Finger Candle: For Rude Candle Lovers

    Candles, as I understand them, are intended to create an inviting, comfortable, and soothing atmosphere in one’s home or place of business. But it seems that one might often have other priorities entirely when choosing a candle, and for those times the Middle Finger Candle would be more than appropriate. The first thing I notice when looking […]

  • New Mac Candle From Twelve South

    New Mac Candle From Twelve South

    Ah, the smell of a new Mac. Evidently that’s a real olfactory sensation, and now you don’t have to spend thousands of dollars on a new Apple computer in order to enjoy it. Thanks to the people at Twelve South, you can enjoy that smell with just a gentle inhale in the vicinity of a […]

  • Homesick Candles: Make Your House Smell Like Home

    Homesick Candles: Make Your House Smell Like Home

    If you moved away from your hometown to take some big city job in New York or Los Angeles, there is now a line of scented candles designed to capture your bygone home through the olfactory center—generally thought to be the most powerful sense when it comes to memory. They’re called Homesick candles. Homesick candles […]

  • Two Stroke Smoke Candle From Flying Tiger Motorcycles

    Two Stroke Smoke Candle From Flying Tiger Motorcycles

    So your apartment is too rich in feminine smells like potpourri and zest of lemon, but you’re divorced now and you need to butch the place up before New Year’s. Have you considered a scented candle? Wait, don’t leave – I’m talking about Flying Tiger Motorcycles’ Two Stroke Smoke Candle, about as far from your […]